Lehman’s Annual Award Dinner Looks to the Future

The New York Botanical Garden will once again host the College's annual Award Dinner.The 2012 Lehman College Awards Dinner on Thursday, October 25, at the New York Botanical Garden will be devoted to “Visions of the Future” and spotlight the College’s long-term goals.

This year’s corporate and community honorees will be: Peter M. Meyer, president of TD Bank’s New York operations; Anil Nayyar, president of Nayyarsons Corporation; and John Ulrich, recording secretary and director of organizing and education for the Teamsters Union, Local 812. Receiving the Alumni Achievement Award will be Michael S. Fassler (B.A., ’74), president and CEO of CenterLight Health System, a Bronx-based healthcare facility, and his wife, Phyllis K. Fassler (B.A., ’76).

The celebration will be held in the Garden Terrace Room beginning with a cocktail reception at 6 p.m. Hosting the event will be Pei-Size Cheng, an Emmy Award-winning reporter for WNBC-TV. All funds raised will benefit the College’s student scholarship programs.

Guests attending the dinner, as well as others interested in supporting the College, are invited to take part in an online auction featuring a variety of merchandise and show tickets; proceeds from the auction will also benefit scholarship programs.

For more information on both the dinner and the auction, visit http://www.lehman.edu/gala